Coming Events

Saturday, November 17, 2018 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

  • Buffet menu includes bacon, ham, sausage, eggs, omelettes, French toast, pancakes, potatoes, chipped beef, toast, juice, coffee, tea, fruit cup, and dessert.
  • Prices
    • Adults: $9.00
    • Seniors (60+): $8.00
    • Children (6 to 12): $5.00
    • Children (under 6): free
  • Chicken noodle soup will be sold during the breakfast.
    • You can preorder your soup to be sure you get some! Be sure to pick up your preordered soup by 10 am.

Order chicken noodle soup

Sunday, November 18, 2018

  • Come to church a little early to enjoy some coffee, juice and breakfast items with your church friends. Join us from 9:45 to 10:10 a.m. in the lower social hall every third Sunday.
  • During worship, we will be baptizing twins! Be sure to join in the fun.
  • Following worship, we will be burning our papers with sins from the past year written on them in the little chiminea outside of worship. Come to worship this day to send your past in smoke to our God and find cleansing renewal for the upcoming new year.

Saturday, December 8, 2018 – Annual Cookie and Candy Walk from 8am-Noon

  • Help is needed! (scroll to find the items for this event)
  • Homemade cookies and candy will be for sale by the pound.
  • Orders are being taken for Cut-Out Cookies and Chocolate Covered Cherries; order deadline is Sunday, November 25. Contact Darlene Schmeltzle or the church office to order.

Order cookies and candy

Saturday, December 8, 2018 – White Elephant Sale from 8am-Noon

  • We will again be having a white elephant sale on the same day as the Cookie Walk. Stop by the upstairs social room to see the bargains that can be had as we near the holidays.
  • Great gift ideas!
  • You can begin to bring your treasures for this sale to the church after the pot pie dinner. Thanks in advance.

Sunday, December 9, 2018

  • White Gift Sunday
    • White gifts will once again be collected for the young adults (ages 12 – 17) at Bethany Home.
    • During worship, you will be instructed to come forward to share your gift while our young people will place them under the tree. This has always been a very meaningful and wonderful part of our Advent celebration.
    • Please wrap your gift in white paper only or not at all.
    • Bethany can only use new items to give to the students living there.
    • Please use the wish list provided.
    • Is anyone willing to take our white gifts to Bethany Children’s Home in Womelsdorf during the week of Dec. 11 – 15 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.? Please speak with Pastor Lori if you are available to do this.
  • Help us celebrate Ron and Gerry Mosemann, who are retiring after 15 years of leading our music program
    • Join us after worship for a covered dish lunch.
    • Bring your favorite dish to share; we will provide drinks and dessert.
    • Ron and Gerry won’t be able to arrive at our church until about 12:30 p.m. To help us wait, Joel Shimer will be here to entertain us! You might remember him from our Pig Roast back in 2015 and 2017 Christmas Wiggly Giggly Service.
    • Come to the lower social hall on Sunday, Dec. 9 around 11:45 a.m. to be part of the celebration.

Saturday, December 15, 2018 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

Monday, December 24, 2018 – Christmas Eve services

  • We will have our 5 pm Wiggly Giggly Service especially geared for children and their families. Our friend, Joel Shimer, is our guitar musician to lead the musical portion of this meaningful service where everyone can wiggle and giggle our way through the exciting Christmas story of Jesus’ birth.
  • Our service at 7:30 pm (with bell choir prelude at 7 pm) is our traditional service of lessons, carols and candles.
  • Our mellow quiet service of communion, carols, and candles begins at 11 pm.

Saturday, January 19, 2019 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

Saturday, February 16, 2019 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

Saturday, March 16, 2019 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

Saturday, April 20, 2019 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

Saturday, May 18, 2019 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

Saturday, June 15, 2019 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

Saturday, September 21, 2019 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

Saturday, October 19, 2019 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

Saturday, November 9, 2019 – Bazaar and Filled Basket Auction from 9am-3pm

Saturday, November 16, 2019 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

Saturday, December 7, 2019 – Annual Cookie and Candy Walk from 8am-Noon

Saturday, December 21, 2019 – All You Can Eat Breakfast from 7-11am

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The mission of our church is to be a congregation devoted to our community where we experience and share the loving presence of God by teaching the Good News of Jesus Christ, by celebrating God’s Word in the Bible, and through loving service to all people.